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Julian Assange says he'll turn himself in if Obama pardons Chelsea Manning


Chelsea Manning to Be Released Early as Obama Commutes Sentence


Pardon is an "executive forgiveness of crime"; commutation is an "executive lowering of the penalty."
A "pardon wipes out the conviction while a commutation leaves the conviction intact but wipes out the punishment.
Edited by A Storm is Coming, Jan 17 2017, 09:12 PM.
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